15 days in Grand Teton National Park, Glacier National Park & Chicago Itinerary

15 days in Grand Teton National Park, Glacier National Park & Chicago Itinerary

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15 days in Grand Teton National Park, Glacier National Park & Chicago Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Moose
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
2
Glacier National Park
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
3
Chicago
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Toronto

4
nights
Moose

Moose ©
Moose is an unincorporated community in Teton County, Wyoming, United States, in the Jackson Hole valley. Spend the 17th (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. There's still lots to do: cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, explore the stunning scenery at Death Canyon, admire all the interesting features of Teton Park Road, and contemplate the long history of Mormon Row Historic District.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Moose trip itinerary builder app .

Toronto, Canada to Moose is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Toronto to Moose. In September, Moose is little chillier than Toronto - with highs of 23°C and lows of 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Moose

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Schwabacher Landing ©
Schwabacher Landing
Leigh Lake ©
Leigh Lake

4
nights
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Spend the 21st (Fri) exploring nature at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. There's still lots to do: admire all the interesting features of Going-to-the-Sun Road, take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls, contemplate the waterfront views at Avalanche Lake, and take in the dramatic natural features at Grinnell Glacier.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Glacier National Park road trip app .

Traveling by car from Moose to Glacier National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Hidden Lake
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Swiftcurrent Lake ©
Swiftcurrent Lake
McDonald Creek ©
McDonald Creek
Avalanche Lake ©
Avalanche Lake

4
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, don't miss a visit to Millennium Park, examine the collection at The Field Museum, and try out the rides at Navy Pier.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago trip builder app .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Glacier National Park to Chicago takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Glacier National Park in September: highs in Chicago hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

#Museums, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

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